This qualification reflects the role of individuals who combine technical, creative and conceptual skills to create designs that meet client requirements and solve a range of visual communication challenges. Practice at this level is underpinned by application of design theory and practice and the ability to analyse and synthesise information from a range of sources to generate design solutions.

BSBDES403 Develop and extend design skills and practice

Vlad is able to develop and extend skills as a practising designer.

CUADIG502 Design digital applications

Vlad is able to design digital applications, which may consist of one or many technologies integrated in various combinations.

CUAACD501 Refine drawing and other visual representation tools

Vlad is able to use drawing and other visual representation tools to develop, refine and communicate ideas for creative work. He is able to focus is on manual drawing development and refinement, and visual representation as cognitive tools in a professional practice, rather than a particular level of drawing technique.

CUADIG507 Design digital simulations

Vlad is able to design digital simulations of real world environments and processes.

CUAGRD501 Research visual communication history and theory

Vlad is able to research visual communication history and theory and to apply that research to own professional practice.

CUAIND402 Provide freelance services

Vlad is able to work as an independent operator within the creative arts industry.

CUAGRD502 Produce graphic designs for 2-D and 3-D applications

Vlad is able to plan and produce a body of two-dimensional (2-D) and three-dimensional (3-D) graphic design work in response to a variety of visual communication challenges. Design work will show a well-developed command of relevant software programs and the creative ability to generate ideas to meet the different needs of design briefs.

SITXICT401 Build and launch a small business website

CUAGRD503 Produce typographic design solutions

Vlad is able to produce professional typography for a wide range of communication needs.

CUAGRD504 Create and manipulate graphics

Vlad is able to create and manipulate graphics using a combination of creative design skills and technical software proficiency.

CUAGRD505 Design and manipulate complex layouts

Vlad is able to design complex publication layouts by combining creative design skills with technical software proficiency.

CUAGRD506 Develop graphic design practice to meet industry needs

Vlad is able to develop an industry focus for graphic design practice and to adapt that practice to meet both current and emerging industry opportunities.

CUAPPR503 Present a body of own creative work

Vlad is able to use creative, technical and project management skills to produce a professional and innovative presentation of own creative work.

BSBADV509 Create mass print media advertisements

Vlad is able to create mass print media advertisements that communicate key features of a product, service or idea to consumers.

BSBCMM401 Make a presentation

Vlad is able to prepare, deliver and review a presentation to a target audience.

BSBCRT402 Collaborate in a creative process

Vlad is able to collaborate in a creative process that is underpinned by a commitment to trust and ethics.

BSBCRT501 Originate and develop concepts

Vlad is able to originate and develop concepts for products, programs, processes or services to an operational level.

BSBIPR401 Use and respect copyright

Vlad is able to use and respect copyright. It covers maintaining control over the copyright owner’s work, commercialising copyright material, preventing the unauthorised use of an original work and using other party’s original work legitimately.

CUAACD507 Refine 3-D design ideas and processes

Vlad is able to extend understanding and use of three-dimensional (3-D) design ideas and processes for the production of work at a professional level.